The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 49 69 77
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing OOP 54 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.95% 2.03% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 2.50% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 18
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,840 £28,891 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £35,000 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1132 921 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.75% 81.15% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 954 782 763
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +27 51 £35,000 +11.34% 2
West Wales +12 1 £32,500 - 2
North Wales - 1 - -
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
2 41 (40.20%) HTML
3 38 (37.25%) C++
4 34 (33.33%) PHP
5 32 (31.37%) OOD
6 31 (30.39%) CSS
6 31 (30.39%) jQuery
7 30 (29.41%) OO
8 29 (28.43%) C#
8 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (26.47%) Java
10 26 (25.49%) C
10 26 (25.49%) Scrum
10 26 (25.49%) Software Engineering
11 23 (22.55%) Windows
12 22 (21.57%) MySQL
13 21 (20.59%) MVC
14 19 (18.63%) Web Development
14 19 (18.63%) Mac OS
15 18 (17.65%) HTML5
15 18 (17.65%) TDD
15 18 (17.65%) Multimedia
16 17 (16.67%) Web Services
17 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
17 16 (15.69%) PHP5
18 15 (14.71%) .NET
19 14 (13.73%) SQL
19 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
20 12 (11.76%) DTV
20 12 (11.76%) Zend

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) Apache
1 7 (6.86%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.90%) Node.js
3 4 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) SSH
2 1 (0.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.98%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (21.57%) MySQL
2 16 (15.69%) MongoDB
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.96%) MS Access
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) Big Data
6 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.96%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.98%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.88%) Subversion
3 4 (3.92%) Maven
3 4 (3.92%) Ant
3 4 (3.92%) JUnit
3 4 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.96%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.98%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.98%) Mocha
5 1 (0.98%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.98%) PhantomJS
General
1 18 (17.65%) Multimedia
2 3 (2.94%) Marketing
2 3 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 76 (74.51%) Developer
2 20 (19.61%) PHP Developer
3 18 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 17 (16.67%) Software Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) Software Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.76%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.78%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Programmer
9 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.86%) C Developer
10 6 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 6 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
10 6 (5.88%) PHP Programmer
10 6 (5.88%) Senior PHP Developer
11 4 (3.92%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Multimedia Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.92%) Analyst
11 4 (3.92%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (40.20%) HTML
2 31 (30.39%) CSS
2 31 (30.39%) jQuery
3 18 (17.65%) HTML5
4 17 (16.67%) Web Services
5 15 (14.71%) .NET
6 14 (13.73%) ASP.NET
7 11 (10.78%) STL
7 11 (10.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (10.78%) Qt
7 11 (10.78%) JSON
8 8 (7.84%) J2EE
9 7 (6.86%) Spring
9 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.86%) CSS3
10 6 (5.88%) RESTful
10 6 (5.88%) Zend Framework
10 6 (5.88%) XML
10 6 (5.88%) Mojolicious
11 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) DTV
2 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.86%) IPTV
4 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.90%) Digital Media
6 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.92%) Over-the-Top Content
7 2 (1.96%) User Experience
7 2 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.96%) Statistics
8 1 (0.98%) Social Media
8 1 (0.98%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Mac OS
3 10 (9.80%) Linux
4 8 (7.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.92%) Android
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.37%) OOD
2 30 (29.41%) OO
3 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.49%) Software Engineering
4 26 (25.49%) Scrum
5 21 (20.59%) MVC
6 19 (18.63%) Web Development
7 18 (17.65%) TDD
8 11 (10.78%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.84%) BDD
10 7 (6.86%) Change Management
11 4 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.92%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (3.92%) Cyber Security
11 4 (3.92%) iOS Development
11 4 (3.92%) MVVM
11 4 (3.92%) Unit Testing
12 3 (2.94%) OO PHP
13 2 (1.96%) DevOps
13 2 (1.96%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.16%) JavaScript
2 38 (37.25%) C++
3 34 (33.33%) PHP
4 29 (28.43%) C#
5 27 (26.47%) Java
6 26 (25.49%) C
7 16 (15.69%) PHP5
8 14 (13.73%) SQL
9 10 (9.80%) Python
10 8 (7.84%) Perl
11 7 (6.86%) Embedded C
12 6 (5.88%) Ruby
12 6 (5.88%) VB.NET
12 6 (5.88%) Scala
13 5 (4.90%) VBA
14 4 (3.92%) Objective-C
15 3 (2.94%) Embedded C++
15 3 (2.94%) T-SQL
16 2 (1.96%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.98%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Zend
2 9 (8.82%) Apple
3 7 (6.86%) Oracle
4 6 (5.88%) TOWER Software
5 3 (2.94%) Twitter
6 2 (1.96%) Facebook
6 2 (1.96%) Google
6 2 (1.96%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.96%) Adobe
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30-35K
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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